(KFOR NEWS September 6, 2022) A Labor Day traffic crash has taken the life of a 25 year old man.
Monday afternoon around 4:30pm at Cotner and Holdrege, LPD said a northbound vehicle with 5 people inside crashed into a light pole, then a utility signal box which controls the traffic signals at the intersection before ending up alongside the Cotner Center Condominium building.
Our partner, 10/11 NOW reports all five people went to the hospital. Four in non-life-threatening condition, but the fifth person, a 25-year-old man with critical injuries, died at a Lincoln hospital.
The intersection was closed until around 12:30 in the morning on Tuesday. Police say the cause of the crash is still under investigation.
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